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Foundation
Foundation program
Undergraduates
Bachelor of Architectural Engineering (BAE)
Bachelor of Business Administration (Finance)
Bachelor of Business Administration (HRM)
Bachelor of Business Administration (Marketing)
Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting
Bachelor of Business Administration(Intl. Business)
Bachelor of Business Administration(Intl. Economics)
Bachelor of Education
Bachelor of Interior Design (BID)
Bachelor of Management Information Systems
Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (BSCE)
Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering (BSIE)
Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (BSME)
Bachelor of Science in Software Engineering (BSSE)
Bachelor of Urban Planning (BUP)
Graduates
Master in Engineering Management (MEM)
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
 
Programs Accreditation Details
Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (BSCE)
 


 
Curriculum

The Bachelor of Civil Engineering requires a minimum total of 137 Credit Hours broken down as follows:

  1. University General Requirements (24 CHRS: 18 CHRS of Compulsory Courses, 6 CHRS of Free Elective Courses)
  2. Faculty Requirements (26 CHRS)
  3. Program Requirements (87 CHRS: 78 CHRS of Compulsory Course, 9 CHRS of Technical Elective Courses)
     

The curriculum can be completed within 8 semesters as suggested in the table below which shows a typical eight-semester plan

Course No
Description
Lect.
Lab./ Tut
Credits
Freshman Year (I)
First Semester (Fall)
FAS 108
Ethics
3
0
3
FAS 101
Communication Skills (English)
3
0
3
FAS 102
Communication Skills (Arabic)
3
0
3
FES 113
Computer Programming
3
0
3
FES 102
Calculus I
3
0
3
 
Total
15
0
15
Second Semester (Spring)
FES 103
Calculus II
3
0
3
FAS 103
Islamic Culture
3
0
3
FBA 100
Intro to Economics
3
0
3
CIV 100
Civil Engineering Drafting
3
0
3
FAS 120
Scientific & Technical Writing
3
0
3
FES 220
Engineering Chemistry
3
0
3
 
Total
18
0
18
Sophomore Year (II)
First Semester (Fall)
FES 208
Probability and Statistics
3
0
3
FES 230
Fundamentals of Physics
3
0
3
FES 207
Differential Equations and Applications
3
0
3
FES 201
Matrix Algebra for Engineers
3
0
3
CIV 270
Materials Science
3
0
3
CIV 240 Statics 3 0 3
 
Total
18
0
18
Second Semester (Spring)
CIV 202
Surveying
3
0
3
CIV 203
Structural Analysis I
3
0
3
CIV 204
Properties of Construction Materials
3
0
3
CIV 231
Dynamics
3
0
3
FES 241
Laboratory in Engineering Fundamentals
3
0
2
FE XXX
Free Elective
3
0
3
 
Total
17
0
17
Junior Year (III)
First Semester (Fall)
CIV 320
Numerical Methods
2
0
3
CIV 321
Fluid Mechanics
2
0
3
CIV 322
Structural Analysis II
2
0
3
CIV 323
Structural Mechanics
3
0
3
CIV 325
Introduction to Geology for Engineers
3
0
3
FE XXX
Free Elective
3
0
3
 
Total
18
0
18
Second Semester (Spring)
CIV 324
Reinforced Concrete Design I
3
0
3
CIV 326
Transportation Engineering
3
0
3
CIV 327
Hydraulics
3
0
3
CIV 328
Soil Mechanics
3
0
3
CIV 329
Construction Project Management
3
0
3
CIV 330
Design of Steel Structures I
3
0
3
 
Total
18
0
18
Senior Year (IV)
First Semester (Fall)
CIV 401
Geotechnical Engineering
3
0
3
CIV 421
Highway Engineering
3
0
3
CIV 497
Senior Design 1
3
3
3
CIV 419 Energy, Environment & Communication 3 0 3
CIV XXX Program Elective 3 0 3
  Total 15 0 15
Second Semester (Spring)
CIV 420
Engineering Hydrology
3
0
3
CIV 422
Heavy Civil Construction
2
0
3
CIV 498
Senior Design 2
3
0
3
CIV XXX Program Elective 3 0 3
CIV XXX Program Elective 3 0 3
  Total 15 0 15
 
Total Credit Hours for BSCE Program:
 
 
137

Elective Courses
 


Course No

Description

Credits

CIV 423
Reinforced Concrete Design II

3

CIV 424
Design of Steel Structures II

3

CIV 425
Introduction to Finite Element Methods for Structural Systems

3

CIV 426
Introduction to Structural Dynamics

3

CIV 427
Introduction to Earthquake Engineering

3

CIV 428
Special Topics in Geotechnical Engineering

3

CIV 429
Transportation Systems

3

CIV 430
Applied Geomatics

3

CIV 431
Risk Assessment and Management

3

CIV 432
Traffic Engineering
3
CIV 433
Water Distribution and Sewerage Systems
3
CIV 434
Hydraulic Engineering
3
CIV 435
Alluvial Channels and River Engineering
3
CIV 436
Water & Wastewater Treatment
3
CIV 451
Building Maintenance Management
3
CIV 452
Advanced Soil Mechanics
3
CIV 453
Pavement Maintenance
3

 
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